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The Resource Khrushchev : the man and his era, William Taubman

Khrushchev : the man and his era, William Taubman

Label
Khrushchev : the man and his era
Title
Khrushchev
Title remainder
the man and his era
Statement of responsibility
William Taubman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the head of the Soviet Union whose rule followed Stalin's identifies his impact on the country and the rest of the world, tracing his efforts to reform communism and ease the cold war
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2004.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2003.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography, 2003.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography, 2004.
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154518
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taubman, William
Dewey number
  • 947.0852092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
  • Heads of state
  • Soviet Union
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the man and his era
Label
Khrushchev : the man and his era, William Taubman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 793-824) and index
Contents
The fall : October 1964 -- Kalinovka's own : 1894-1908 -- Making it as a metalworker : 1908-1917 -- To be or not to be an apparatchik : 1918-1929 -- Stalin's pet : 1929-1937 -- Stalin's viceroy : 1938-1941 -- Khrushchev at war : 1941-1944 -- Ukrainian viceroy again : 1944-1949 -- The heir nonapparent : 1949-1953 -- Almost triumphant : 1953-1955 -- From the secret speech to the Hungarian Revolution : 1956 -- The jaws of victory : 1956-1957 -- The wider world : 1917-1957 -- Alone at the top : 1957-1960 -- The Berlin crisis and the American trip : 1958-1959 -- From the U-2 to the UN shoe : April-September 1960 -- Khrushchev and Kennedy : 1960-1961 -- "A Communist society will be just about built by 1980" : 1961-1962 -- The Cuban cure-all : 1962 -- The unraveling : 1962-1964 -- After the fall : 1964-1971
Control code
ocm50124301
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 876 p.
Isbn
9780393051445
Lccn
2002026404
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADI-4772
Label
Khrushchev : the man and his era, William Taubman
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 793-824) and index
Contents
The fall : October 1964 -- Kalinovka's own : 1894-1908 -- Making it as a metalworker : 1908-1917 -- To be or not to be an apparatchik : 1918-1929 -- Stalin's pet : 1929-1937 -- Stalin's viceroy : 1938-1941 -- Khrushchev at war : 1941-1944 -- Ukrainian viceroy again : 1944-1949 -- The heir nonapparent : 1949-1953 -- Almost triumphant : 1953-1955 -- From the secret speech to the Hungarian Revolution : 1956 -- The jaws of victory : 1956-1957 -- The wider world : 1917-1957 -- Alone at the top : 1957-1960 -- The Berlin crisis and the American trip : 1958-1959 -- From the U-2 to the UN shoe : April-September 1960 -- Khrushchev and Kennedy : 1960-1961 -- "A Communist society will be just about built by 1980" : 1961-1962 -- The Cuban cure-all : 1962 -- The unraveling : 1962-1964 -- After the fall : 1964-1971
Control code
ocm50124301
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 876 p.
Isbn
9780393051445
Lccn
2002026404
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADI-4772

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